Michael Carpenter

Director of Development

Michael has served as Director of Development at USG since July 2018 and oversees all professional development, strengths training, scholarship funding, and domestic service projects. He also served on our inaugural mission trip in 2014 to Mzuzu, Malawi.

Prior to joining staff, Michael served four seasons as a student manager for the University of Virginia men’s basketball program from 2010-14 while receiving his B.S. in politics-foreign affairs. He then made stops at D.C. United, Wake Forest University, Texas A&M University , and Liberty University, each in a variety of development roles. Michael also earned his master's in higher education (athletic administration) from the University of Oklahoma in 2015.

Michael enjoys spending quality time with friends, watching his Indianapolis Colts, eating Chick-fil-a, and serving on mission internationally.

Michael Carpenter